October 2020

Environment

Photo credit: Robin Loznak.
Oct 16 2020

Taking Canada to Court

Is it up to the government to protect Canada from climate change? Fifteen kids and teens say it is. They’re taking the government to court to prove it. The young activists announced their lawsuit October 25, 2019. It was the morning of the Vancouver climate rally. Ten...

Culture

Oct 09 2020

#DearEverybody

People all look different. We come in all shapes and sizes. We have different genders and cultures. We come in different colours and races. This diversity wasn’t always reflected in our books, movies, and ads. However, that’s finally starting to change. Unless you have...

Animals

Oct 02 2020

Bye-bye, Birdy

Fall is here. The days are getting shorter and cooler. And everywhere you look, birds are on the move. Long, honking vees of Canada Geese wing across the skies. Turkey vultures soar by the dozens. Flocks of songbirds gather in gardens and at feeders, then fly off. They...